Sewing with Wool with Katrina Walker

In this on-demand* online course, textile expert and sewing instructor Katrina Walker shares her in-depth knowledge about wool. Build confidence and skills for sewing with this versatile natural fiber through her trouble-shooting advice and easy-to-follow tutorials.

*This course is on-demand. You have immediate access to the content. There is not a course schedule to adhere to or a specific time you need to set aside for learning. You have a full 12 months to view the content.

Featured Lessons:

  • Learn how wool is shorn from the sheep, cleaned, carded, and spun into yarn which is then woven into fabric.
  • Understand the qualities and types of wool fabrics, including jersey, twill, and bouclĂ©.
  • Master seams, hems, and specialty finishes.
  • See how to match the wool textile to garment type.
  • Assemble the best tools for sewing wool.
  • Learn how to prepare, cut, and stabilize wool.
  • Discover expert tips for pressing and shaping wool with steam.

Bonus Material:

  • Burn test chart: A handy reference to identify fabric fiber content based on the flame, scent, and ash produced by burning a small swatch.
  • Pressing advice: A step-by-step article explaining how to pad seam allowances to prevent show-through on the wool projects you sew.

$79.99 USD

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